Archives for: February 2009

Recession might level the golf equipment playing field

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Just in case you happened to be in a good mood when you started reading this, let me just sort of toss out a few words, names, and phrases: Foreclosure. Lay-off. Stock market nosedive. Unemployment. Bankruptcy. Lehman Brothers. Auto Industry. Home va… more »

Most frustrating thing about golf: The disconnect between range and course

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Golf is a frustrating game. It is perhaps THE most frustrating game for a number of defensible reasons, none of which will I go into here. My own greatest frustration is the complete disconnect I feel between the range and the course. I can hit ANY sh… more » is a social networking site for golfers

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[AUTHOR'S NOTE: There had been some earlier reports that clicking on the link triggered a warning about possible malware, in response to which, I had removed the original posting of this blog. I just received word from John Mitchell of Cartp… more »

Straight Aim helps protect your grips with new grip covers

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The folks at Straight Aim have discovered something about grips: If they are exposed to sunlight and/or air, they become slippery faster. While this discovery may not be quite Nobel-Prize-worthy, it would seem to be a plausible reason why your clubs… more »

Golfers at Minnesota's 25th annual Chilly Open hit the ice links tomorrow!

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Ahh, it's that time of year again on Lake Minnetonka in Wayzata, Minnesota. It's time for stir-crazy, spring-fevered golfers to don their longjohns and grab a few clubs—and maybe a hockey stick—and hit the icy links. It's time for The Chilly Open.… more »

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Dates: July 1, 2015 - May 31, 2016
Enjoy two nights at one of Las Vegas most legendary resorts, the Tropicana. Not only will you get a memorable stay but also you'll get to play on two of the best courses Las Vegas has to offer. Try your luck at the Polynesian paradise that is Bali Hai Golf Club and then play a completely different challenge at Royal Links Golf Club, the only place in Vegas where you'll find real Scottish golf.
Price range: $449